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Workshop: Creative Writing With Your Kids

Title: Creative Writing With Your Kids

Speaker/Affiliation: Victoria (Kasten) Tecken & Kathy Kasten/Epic Scrolls

Date and Time: Saturday, July 31st, 2010,

Description: Writing can be fun! Join 18-yr-old homeschooled author Victoria Kasten (author of 7 books) and her mother, Kathy, as they discuss creative writing ideas that will excite your kids. Music, photography, parent/child exercises, classic literature and more. Victoria has taught nearly 2000 children & adults through writing workshops and school visits in Minnesota. She recently received a large journalism scholarship to Bethany Lutheran College. Come and be inspired! (Room 112)

Workshop: ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, Autism – The Brain Balance Approach to Addressing Learning and Behavioral Symptoms

Title: ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, Autism – The Brain Balance Approach to Addressing Learning and Behavioral Symptoms

Speaker/Affiliation: Dr. Peter Scire/Brain Balance Achievement Centers

Date and Time: Saturday, July 31st, 2010,

Description: Brain Balance is a unique, non medical, program based on the principles of Hemispheric Integration. At this workshop you will learn the science behind the Brain Balance Program as well as why this program can produce measurable, permanent results in a short period of time. You will also learn what the underlying cause of these symptoms is. (Room 115/116)

Workshop: Math-U-See: Clarity & Fun at All Levels of Math

Title: Math-U-See: Clarity & Fun at All Levels of Math

Speaker/Affiliation: Sandra Rush/Math-U-See

Date and Time: Saturday, July 31st, 2010, 11:15 AM

Description: See how fun & understandable math can be using manipulatives for concrete understanding of math concepts. Whether you’re a whiz at math or have struggled, this program is for you. In other words, Math for life! An enlightening & entertaining workshop. (Room 117/118)

Workshop: The Biblical Basis for Parental Rights

Title: The Biblical Basis for Parental Rights

Speaker/Affiliation: Israel Wayne/Wisdom’s Gate

Date and Time: Saturday, July 31st, 2010, 11:15 AM

Description: Who owns the children? Does the state have a compelling interest in your child’s education? What are your rights as a homeschooling parent? Do you know what to do if a social worker shows up for an unexpected visit? Israel shares personal stories and insights from the early days of the homeschooling movement when many parents faced jail and the removal of their children from the home if they chose to home educate. Learn how to equip yourself to stand against opposition. (Room 102)

Workshop: Literature Inspired! Breath Life into Your Language Arts

Title: Literature Inspired! Breath Life into Your Language Arts

Speaker/Affiliation: Beth Hunter/Total Language Plus

Date and Time: Saturday, July 31st, 2010, 12:30 PM

Description: Instill a love of literature in your students while they develop their reading comprehension, vocabulary, spelling & grammar skills. Discover how copywork, dictation, & other writing assignments complement the literature selection. Learn how narration can be used to further enhance your literature study. Enrich your language arts study with projects, pictures, art, & critical thinking activities. Reduce your teacher preparation time & enjoy teaching your children literature inspired language arts! (Room 103)